Quality and Safety in the ICU: How Facility Design Influences Critical Outcomes
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Quality and Patient Safety, Administration, 2020
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The Society of Critical Care Medicine's Critical Care Congress features internationally renowned faculty and content sessions highlighting the most up-to-date, evidence-based developments in critical care medicine. This is a presentation from the 2020 Critical Care Congress held February 16-19, 2020, in Orlando, Florida, USA.

Learning Objectives

  • Review key and novel recommendations for healthcare designs in the literature to date
  • Interpret the current literature linking ICU design to clinical outcomes as they relate to reducing infection and errors
  • Explore important lessons from more than 25 years of ICU Design Award winners
  • Describe how patient room and unit design promote and enhance family presence and social support for the patient

The Growing Evidence Relating ICU Design to Outcomes

Sandy M. Swoboda

Lessons From More Than 25 Years of ICU Design Award Winners

Charles D. Cadenhead

What Has Been Learned and Changed in the Ten Years Since Winning the SCCM Award

Neil A. Halpern

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Content Type Presentation
Knowledge Area Quality and Patient Safety
Knowledge Area Administration
Knowledge Level Intermediate
Knowledge Level Advanced
Membership Level Select
Membership Level Professional
Membership Level Associate
Tag Communication
Tag Informatics
Tag Patient and Family Support
Year 2020
ICU Design
Patient-centered Care
Infection Prevention
Noise Levels
Patient Outcomes
Privacy in ICU
Technology in ICU
Disaster Planning
High-quality Care


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